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Brooklyn College of the City University of New York

Brooklyn, NY 4-Year Public

Brooklyn College Student Life

Brooklyn College is on a 35-acre campus in an urban setting in Brooklyn, New York, not far from Manhattan. There are many activities and organizations for Brooklyn College students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Brooklyn College also has fraternities and sororities.

Brooklyn College has a thriving Academic Club Association. In fact, more students participate in Academic Club Association than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Brooklyn College include Kingsman and Excelsior Newspaper, NY Public Interest Group (NYPIRG), Student Government CIAS, SGS, and GSO and Student Forensics.

Brooklyn College students' favorite campus events are Presidential Convocation, Graduation Ceremony and student government elections.

Brooklyn College Housing

Brooklyn College does not offer housing.

All Brooklyn College students live off campus Brooklyn College does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Is Brooklyn College Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Brooklyn College of the City University of New York is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Brooklyn College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Brooklyn College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.

Plan a Visit to Brooklyn College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Brooklyn College, take Belt Parkway to Brooklyn, NY. If you need to fly, book your flight to John F. Kennedy International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in New York you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Brooklyn College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Brooklyn College Students

58%

Women

42%

Men

76%

Full Time

24%

Part Time

98%

In State

2%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

27%

24%

22%

20%

3%

3%

0.16%

0.08%

Undergraduate Students

14,969

Graduate Students

2,766

Non-Resident / International Students

404

Brooklyn College Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Women's Center
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

17,735

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

5%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$7,440

Out-of-State

$19,110

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Feb 1
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